Digamextra No. 278 Saturday June 25th 2016

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Abandoned Cat – Katie

Katie01 Katie02Katie has been abandoned by her owners, they left the house, and left Katie behind. She is a very home loving and gentle. She has been neutered. We can’t keep her ourselves due to other commitments. We are in the Algarrobo Costa area …..tel Stuart on 665190121



Stray Dog – 

Stray dog

This lovely dog visits us constantly day and night.

Does anyone know who he belongs to?

He looks well cared for and has a lovely temperament.

Unfortunately my cat who I have had for many years is frightened and seldom comes home.

We are on Pago Manzano Alto above the village and football ground.  Tel:  952539912




Services Needed- Underwater Pool Repairs

Please could anyone who has used a company to replace tiles

on the bottom of the pool, whilst filled with water,

send or call me with contact details.

I saw a recommendation on Digamextra recently.
Thank you. Donna





Services Available – Carer
Carer Services Available.

Male Carer available for Male and Female, Personnel Care and

Personnel Living Assistance.

Covering areas, Puente Don Manuel, Torre Del Mar, Nerja, Torrox,

Algorrobo, Sayalonga, Canillas De Albaida, Competa and many more.

Fully qualified in the UK, references available if required.

For more information please call 951209241 or 665235689



Recommendation Needed –Airport Parking

Parking at Malaga Airport

Please can anyone recommend any of the private secure parking

companies at Malaga Airport.

We want to leave the car safe and secure for 3 days.

There are plenty of parking companies to choose from but some

are probably better than others.

Many thanks.

Replies to Digamextra  or to  sylvia4700 at hotmail dot co dot uk







Recommendation Needed– Physiotherapist

Can anyone recommend a physiotherapist in the area

of Competa and coast

I am suffering from knee problems.

hotcrossdogs @ hotmail.co.uk




What’s on  – Last full Organic Market in La Vinuela this Saturday


Don’t miss the last full market this Saturday 25th June at the Garden Centre in La Vinuela. Open from 10 til 2 o’clock.

Pop down and stock up on all your organic goodies, including bread, fruit and veg, cheese, olive and argan oils, flours, pulses, seeds, sugar and rice ,pasties, pies, biscuits and cakes, eggs, vegan and super foods, jams and chutneys, spicy sauces, and artesan beers plus raw treats.

Plus great crafts to browse, including clothes, cards and pen and ink drawings and jewellery.

Yoga will take place at 12 o’clock and will continue throughout the summer on Saturday mornings.

Come and enjoy a morning’s shopping in a delightful venue with organic breakfast and tapas, coffee, wine, and beer available at the bar.
Find us on the A356, Torre del Mar to La Vinuela road, opposite the Renault Trucks, km 39. Google link https://goo.gl/nDLk6o

mercadoecovivero@gmail.com 655987105

The organic market will reopen on 3rd September, but we will still have fruit and veg and cheese available throughout July on Saturdays from 9.30 til 1 o’clock.



Whats On Scirocco for Music



 What’s  on Bhua Luang Thai Restaurant
We have started serving lighter snacks at lunchtimes during the heat of the summer.
Perfect for hot days, relaxing on our terrace with a cool drink.
Come and enjoy something a little different.
Avda. Andalucia, 34B (opposite the National police station)
Torre Del Mar
12:00 – 16:00 & 19:00 – 23:00
Monday 19:00 – 23:00




What’s on –Bar La Bodega Torrox Costa

5 euro Sunday Lunch this Sunday includes Roast Beef, Chicken and Gammon with all the usual trimmings and Roast Lamb at a small supplement.

Friday nights Meat Raffle starts at 6:30 pm with lots of prizes on offer for only 1 euro a ticket.

Saturday nights Karaoke starts at 9:30.

All the weekends sports are shown live on 3 tv’s with the euro 2016 with the live matches shown. 3 on Saturday, 3 on Sunday and 2 on Monday.

Lots of other food and offers, including buy 2 get 1 free during any England, Wales, N’Ireland and the Rep of Ireland (if they qualify at time of writing) matches.

So come along and have a great time.




What’s on-Forever 


Every Monday – Forever meet up! No pressure just informal chit-chat about health problems and how we can help:)
Please message me if you wish to attend!

Email Simon at – aloevera4spain @ gmail.com

Please find attached image

Simon Norman





What’s on– Filming in Torrox 

Last 23 June 2016 the famous Spanish director and actor Jaime Ordóñez
did his casting of support actors for his next film.

According to Torrox Council member Sandra Extremera this casting was done  between 12.00 and 2.00pm in the Salón de Usos Múltiples in Torrox-Costa.

The filming is planned in Torrox (El Morche beach) for one of the days

12, 13 and 14 July.
Most people know Jaime Ordóñez as a popular Spanish actor, mostly known from the famous series on Antena 3 ¨Aquí no hay quien viva¨ and from his work
together with José Mota that he has been doing for 7 years now. Jaime
Ordóñez was born in Málaga in 1971.

See a picture and a video appearing Jaime Ordóñez here:
jvandolder1970 AT gmail DOT com



What’s on-Cinema in English June 24 to 30


Finding Dory – Dir. Andrew Stanton & Angus MacLean. With Ellen DeGeneres, Albert Brooks. Sat/Sun 12:15, 16:15,18:15, 20:15. Weekdays 16:15, 18:15, 20:15.

The cinema has yet to publish its schedule for Tuesday, when it normally screens a number of English language films.


Gods Of Egypt – Dir. Alex Proyas. With Gerard Butler, Brenton Thwaites. Daily 16:15, 18:15, 20:15.

Finding Dory, The Conjuring 2, Bad Neighbours 2, Alice Through The Looking Glass,  Warcraft and The Nice Guys are on daily.  Check website for timings.


The Program – Dir. Stephen Frears. With Ben Foster, Chris O’Dowd. Daily 18:30, 20:25, 22:20.


(Thanks to Doug for this information each week. Jane)




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For Sale-Golfing Items


Brand new boxed golf balls for sale.
Wilson Pro Staff Distance
Dunlop Steel Core DDH 110 x 2 boxes
Spalding Executive Titanium Plus
Hippo Dual Titanium x 5 boxes of 3 balls
Titleist NXT Tour
Practice balls x 28
Second Chance Practice balls x 50 and another half bag.
Price 60 Euros the lot or will split.
Powa Kaddy Electric golf trolley
Price 100 Euros.
Golf Cart on wheels.
Open to offers
Comprehensive set of men’s golf clubs and bag.
Again, open to offers.

Contact 952511378
e-mail anne.malpus @tesco dot net



For Sale –Toshiba Laptop
Doc- Laptop

Toshiba Satellite U300. Sharp looking and well maintained. Had a full annual service and passed all diagnostics this week. Windows 7 Ultimate freshly installed, fully updated and Win 10 Upgrade blocked. 2 Gb RAM. 160Gb hard disk. UK kbd. 13.3  inch

Toshiba TruBrite® WXGA TFT High Brightness display. A webcam and microphone sit at the top of the screen frame, making this an ideal tool for

Video chats. SD Card reader. Battery life 1.5 to 2hrs. Programs: MS Office 2013

Pro Plus, Chrome Browser, FilmOn, WinRAR, Adobe Reader, Avira 2016 Free,

Disc burner tool, uTorrent 2.2, POT Player media player, CCleaner.

See full spec here:

For pickup in Nerja. Price: €170

Contact: mannshands @ yahoo dot com




For Sale-Various Items  


Four sun loungers as per photo

60.00 Euros the lot, they just need cleaning,

We cannot spare the water.


Mother daughter floor lamp

10.00 Euros


Over bath shower screen.

20.00 Euros

All in the Competa area, we can deliver locally.

Please contact us on email as our phone signal is rubbish here, email address: finca_madruga at hotmail dot com.




For Sale- Dog Guard for Land Rover Discovery
Genuine Land Rover spare part.

60 Euros



For Sale-

Dog Bed

dog bed

Suitable for a large dog Length 116cm x 82cm in good condition

Only €15



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Wooden height when fully extended 154cm

Only €20

Can meet at junction 265 of the motorway

Phone 646 857775

email casabuenavista55 @ yahoo.co.uk

Iznate area



For Sale- Golf Clubs, Exercise Step & Roof Bars

Golf Clubs


Irons 2-9

Sand Wedge

Pitching Wedge



Only €25

Exercise Step


Made from heavey duty plastic

Adjustable with removable legs

Height with legs 21cm

Only €8


Roof bars

These are suitable for cars with built in side rails

Fully adjustable

Total length of bars 115cm

Only €15

Can meet at junction 265 of the motorway

Phone 646 857775

email casabuenavista55 @ yahoo.co.uk

Iznate area




For Sale Nissan X-Trail 2.0 DCI automatic

Nissan01 Nissan02

I want to sell our Nissan X-Trail, build in 2007.

It’s a Dutch car with Spanish plates. ITV til 6-2017.

Complete history, had last service in april this year.

New breaks and new tyres (6000km).
Colour: Black (good condition). +/- 144500km. 4×4,

Cruise control, Climate controll, navigation. Price €9500,-
Phone: 608 133 540



For Sale –Hooray Henry Costa del Sol 


In 5 colours red. Yellow blue. Green and pink as well as 50 shades(grey) with guarantee  Henry, Hetty (Henrietta) James and Charles. All serviced with brand new tools and bags  €99 AlsoCylinder and Upright Dyson Animals marvellous for pet owners: €99 Wet Vac George €185 spare bags and other associated hoses and pipes. Handheld Dysons ideal for awkward places like  double glazed windows, cars and small crevices. €75

Contact fi@fionacole.com  608 662 717. Torrox Costa above BP



For sale-Complete Toldo
6 Months Old
Green in Colour with full width viewing panels on all sides
Left Side    3710 wide
Right Side   3580 wide
Front        4510 wide
Top          4510 wide
All heights  2.7m
Price €1500
Area Torrox Park
Philip Ryan
Mob. 642057959




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